Quotes: random selection

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  • Vauvenargues
    Vauvenargues
    French philosopher 1715-1747
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    The greatest achievement of the human spirit is to live up to one's opportunities and make the most of one's resources.
  • Henry Miller
    Henry Miller
    American writer 1891-1980
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    No man is great enough or wise enough for any of us to surrender our destiny to. The only way in which anyone can lead us is to restore to us the belief in our own guidance.
  • Bruce Willis
    Bruce Willis
    American actor, producer, and singer 1955-
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    I wake up laughing. Yes, I wake up in the morning and there I am just laughing my head off.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    Every man who knows how to read has it in his power to magnify himself, to multiply the ways in which he exists, to make his life full, significant and interesting.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    A competent portraitist knows how to imply the profile in the full face.
  • Anita Hill
    Anita Hill
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    The FBI has had a history of sex discrimination complaints brought against it, as well as race discrimination.
  • John Gay
    John Gay
    British playwright and poet 1688-1732
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    Fools may our scorn, not envy, raise. For envy is a kind of praise.
  • David Gemmell
    David Gemmell
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    He who fears to lose will never win.
    Source: Legend (2011) 131
  • Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    French essayist and philosopher 1533-1592
    Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
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    I care not so much what I am in the opinion of others, as what I am in my own; I would be rich of myself and not by borrowing.
  • Peter F. Drucker
    Peter F. Drucker
    American management consultant and writer 1909-
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    Business has only two functions - marketing and innovation.
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